Running as the Patriots' "X" receiver, Kenbrell Thompkins caught 5-of-10 targets for 37 yards in the Patriots' Week 1 loss to the Dolphins.
Kenbrell Thompkins started the Patriots' third preseason game Friday night, catching 2-of-3 targets for 35 yards.
Tom Brady praised Kenbrell Thompkins after the second-year wideout caught three passes for 32 yards and a score during the Patriots' second preseason game.
Running as the Patriots' starting "X" receiver, Kenbrell Thompkins secured 3-of-4 targets for 32 yards and a touchdown in Friday night's second preseason game.
ESPN Boston's Mike Reiss considers Kenbrell Thompkins a "near lock" for the final roster.
ESPN Boston believes if the season started today, Kenbrell Thompkins would be a starting receiver for the Patriots.
The Boston Globe observes that second-year WR Kenbrell Thompkins was "sometimes dominant" during OTAs.
The Boston Herald believes Kenbrell Thompkins and Josh Boyce could be competing for the same roster spot.
Kenbrell Thompkins (concussion) is inactive for Sunday's AFC Championship game versus Denver.
Kenbrell Thompkins (concussion) is listed as questionable for Sunday's AFC Championship game.
Kenbrell Thompkins (concussion) remained limited in Thursday's practice.
Kenbrell Thompkins has been officially diagnosed with a concussion, and was limited in Wednesday's practice.
Kenbrell Thompkins was forced from the Patriots' Divisional Round win over the Colts in the third quarter with a head injury, and did not return.
Kenbrell Thompkins (hip) is active for the Divisional Round against the Colts.